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News anchor drops f-bomb in story about gay pride

Not that f-bomb -- the other f-bomb


Katie McDonough
June 13, 2013 12:30AM (UTC)

While segueing out of a story about the "Pledge of Allegiance" and into a story about Minneapolis' gay pride festival, KSTP-TV news anchor Bill Lunn dropped a critical letter from the word "flag":

"I pledge allegiance to the fag," Lunn stumbled before quickly correcting himself.

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Ah, bloopers.

To be fair, Lunn seemed genuinely horrified at the slip, and later took to Twitter to apologize and sounded genuinely remorseful:

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h/t Towle Road


Katie McDonough

Katie McDonough is Salon's politics writer, focusing on gender, sexuality and reproductive justice. Follow her on Twitter @kmcdonovgh or email her at kmcdonough@salon.com.

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